Discoveries in the Judaean Desert: Volume VIII. The Greek by Emanuel Tov, R. A. Kraft, P. J. Parsons

By Emanuel Tov, R. A. Kraft, P. J. Parsons

This publication features a new edition of the scroll that represents an early revision of the Septuagint towards a better correspondence with the Hebrew textual content of the Bible. After an in depth advent, the amount offers the textual content with and with out reconstructions, notes on palaeography and reconstructions, and a observation on translation procedure, orthographic peculiarities, and textual kin.

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V. , [opy]fj, (d. 8u,",ou in the LXX). Jo 3:10 T[OV 1Tolfjaat] = L XX . Barth. 6 [Tall p]n (LXX: Tall I

P roph. 2), this evidence is, as a rule, not used in the reconstruction itself. An exception is made for the quotations from Mi in Justin Martyr which show a remarkable resemblance to R (see H . Koester, Septuaginta und Synoptischer Erzahlungsstojj im Schriftbeweis Justins des Martyrers , Habilitationsschrift, Theol. Fak. Heidelberg 1956, pp. 26-32 and [independently] Barth . 203- 1 I). In several instances the transcription deviates from the one published by Barth. 169- 178. ) are disregarded in th e notes.

Mi 3:6 [OpaOEWs] = L XX. For equivalent of R, cf. Ha 2: 2. Mi 4:3-7-For a fuJI recon struction of the text of these verses accordin g to R, see Barth . 206. Wv] = LXX (MT: C~~~)-For eqwvalent of R, cf. M i 4:5; Ha 3:13; Zp 2 :9,1 0 ; Za 8: 20. £1 ( = many M SS of t he LXX) is possible as well (not prohibited by calc . of space). H owever. S, R would have preferred the simplex . Mi 4:3 [lws] (LXX: lws Els). M T 'S7-For the reconstruction , see Mi 1:7,4:7, 5:3(4) and Just ad loc.

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